EU Forest Watch 226 June 2017
Bonn talks point to the need to accelerate climate action
European Parliament mission checks in on Cameroon
Three members of the European Parliament’s Development Committee, travelled to Cameroon in May, to assess the EU’s involvement in natural resource management. Read more here.
Suspension of Atama’s deforestation activities in Congo: Important but insufficient
Civil society hails the decision taken by the Republic of Congo to suspend the illegal deforestation activities of Atama Plantation in the forested region of Sangha (Northern Congo) where Atama planned to deforest nearly 180,000 hectares to plant oil palm. Read more here...